Admission Alert

Admission Alert

BSc Visual Communication from SAE and AAT

AAT Media College and SAE are offering UGC recognised BSc Visual communication graduate course, affiliated to the Dibrugarh University.

This course will cover the vast area of media studies with a compulsory major elective in Audio Engineering or Digital Film Making, or Animation and VFX from the fifth semester. This Visual Communication degree on offer will be the first in India, which will offer employable electives in the final year of study. With audio engineers, film makers and animators much in demand this course will see employers recruiting media professionals who graduate with job equipped skill-sets.

The course is offered while keeping in mind that media design is the most dynamic area of visual design, requiring both creative and technical skills.  It is structured to equip the student with high-level design ability, an understanding of current technologies, and professional communication skills in the context of current and future media industries.

It also aims at producing visual design and media content for online, offline, interactive and multimedia applications. Development of design solutions for cross-platform and developing a professional portfolio of work in preparation for career in media design is also included in the curriculum.

The degree course is scheduled to commence in July 2011 and application and prospectus would be available at all AAT centres across India. For more information on the degree programme, contact counselors at 044-42911901/42911928/022-26705362/080-41280156 or mail us at: or logon to

Specialised courses in healthcare

Dr K M Cherian’s Frontier Lifeline Hospital offers several innovative courses in affiliation with different universities like the Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai, University of Madras, and the Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani.

The courses are offered by a dedicated academic arm of Frontier Lifeline Hospital, the International Centre for Biomedical Sciences and Technology (ICBST) for Research, Training and Applications. A team of experienced cardiologists, research scientists and clinical scientists train the students. A team of senior professors also teach, train and shape the students to serve in the various sections of the hospital.

Frontier Lifeline is offering the Physician Assistant course. A physician assistant is somewhere between a nurse and a doctor. Very few institutions offer this course and the demand for physician assistants is always on high. As healthcare services have become more specialised and standardised, it has become mandatory to offer specialised healthcare courses.

Frontier Lifeline offers two courses under Physician Assistant:

B.Sc., Physician Assistant (three years), offered under the affiliation of Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai

M.Phil Physician Assistant (two years), offered under the affiliation of Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani

Courses offered range from diploma and degree to PhD courses in varied disciplines of Bioscience, Biotechnology and Medicine, incorporating the following advantages:

*Provides opportunities to visit foreign countries such as Japan and New Zealand on exchange programmesnProvides support for oral presentation of papers at the national and international level
*In-service training for staff nurses including IELTS training
*An average of 40 open heart surgeries per week
*An average of 20 angiograms/angioplasty per day
*Diverse degree programmes under various disciplines 

Eligibility for admission:

The candidate should have passed +2 (CBSE, State Board or equivalent) with Physics / Chemistry / Biology / Mathematics as subject(s)

Eligible candidates will have to appear for an entrance exam. Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview.

Admission to the course will be purely based on merit, taking into consideration past academic performance, entrance exam performance and the interview

Courses Details:

Along with the Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai offers:

The three-year B.Sc course in Cardiac Care Technology.
The three-year B.Sc Physician Assistant course.
The two-year Nursing Aide diploma.
Ph.D (Stem Cell Technology).
Along with the University of Madras:
The two-year PG Diploma in Stem Cell Technology and Tissue Engineering.
The three-year Phd in Basic Life Sciences.
Along with the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani
Two-year M.Phil Physician Assistant    
Three-year Ph.D Life Sciences
Along with Meenakshi University
B.Sc in: Anesthesia Technology; Cardiac Catheterization & Electrophysiology; Cardio pulmonary and Respiratory Technology; Operation theatre Technology; Perfusion Technology; Renal Dialysis
M.Sc in: Clinical Dietetics; Clinical Microbiology; Hospital Food Service Management
Ph.D in: Basic Health Sciences.